Death toll rises to 540 in Iran-Iraq earthquake

iran-iraq-487478One of the deadliest earthquakes struck the Iran-Iraq border and has killed more than 540 people, The world needs to come together in tough times like this to support these nations.

Rescue workers are searching for survivors after a major quake struck the Iran-Iraq border is still going on.China is willing to offer necessary assistance to Iran, Iraq over the earthquake in light of their needs, said Chinese foreign ministry on Tuesday .

Death toll rises to over 540 from powerful 7.3 earthquake that struck the Iran-Iraq border region; more than 8,000 were injured and 30,000 homes destroyed.

Thousands of Iranians struggling without basic necessities and making desperate pleas for help.